Today's Scan: Are These Stocks Ready To Sell Off? Short Interest Increasing In Last Month
Are These Stocks Ready To Sell Off? Short Interest Increasing In Last Month.
The following stocks have seen their Short Interest increases dramatically over the past month. Furthermore, their stock price has been flat to slightly down, meaning the sell off that the short sellers are predicting hasn't happened yet. Is there a sell off coming?
-DSW Inc (NYSE: DSW): The specialty footwear retailer's Short Interest has increased 72% over the last month.
-Facebook (NYSE: FB): The social networking giant's Short Interest has increased 67% over the the last 30 days. Additionally, the price of the stock has been flat in December after a nearly 50% increase in November.
-Silver Wheaton (NYSE: SLW): Silver Wheaton is a multinational mining company based in Canada. It's Short Interest has increased 39% over the last 30 days.
-CBOE Holdings (NSDQ:CBOE): CBOE operates the Chicago Board Options Exchange. In the last month the Short Interest has risen 36%.
-Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ): Constellation Brands produces and markets a wide variety of wine, beer, and spirits. The stock has doubled since June. However, over the last month it is unchanged and Short Interest has increased 36%.
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